How Open Source Thrives During Economic Slump?

09/06/2020 - 18:10
The economic difficulties the world is facing in the post-covid-19 world can be attributed as severe as the Great Recession. There is no doubt that we will be able to recover in the coming years, but what of the present? More people have lost jobs than ever before and many employers are still continuing to downsize in order to become equipped to battle the slump.  Amidst such economically… Read more

Impact of Open Source during COVID-19 Pandemic

07/24/2020 - 13:58
This is part 1 of the two-part series on the power of open source in the time of COVID-19. In part 2, we will throw light on how the Drupal world, one of the largest open source communities, is tackling this pandemic.   As COVID-19 makes its way across the globe, we are all well aware of the extraordinary pressure to stay focused and running. There is nothing wrong to say that we are all in the… Read more

The definitive guide to Drupal 9

07/06/2020 - 15:42
Technology is changing at the speed of light. Fuelled by the democratisation of innovation, the tempo of change and adoption is multiplying. Today, 5G is a major talking point in the industry. IoT is changing at scale. Data is becoming the centre of the IT universe with digital twins, spatial computing, artificial intelligence, deep analytics and new applied versions of technology all being… Read more

Contributing to Drupal : Approaches and Perks

05/03/2020 - 15:37
This is part two of a two-part series on different ways and benefits of contributing to an open-source project. In the first part, we looked at the perks of contributing to an open-source project. In this article, we will explore Drupal project, one of the largest open-source projects with a thriving community, and the ways to get involved with it. Don’t we all want to leave our mark on this… Read more

Perks of being an open source contributor

04/24/2020 - 17:32
This is part one of a two-part series on different ways and benefits of contributing to an open-source project. In the first part, we will look at the perks of contributing to an open-source project. In the second part of this article, we will explore the Drupal project, one of the largest open-source projects with a thriving community, and the ways to get involved with it. We are all looking… Read more

Open Source : A community and culture

05/31/2019 - 17:58
Open source communities are more about sharing ultimate value rather than just building something. They love to contribute and impact people all across the globe. Open source culture is more than just reusing free code on GitHub to get products to market faster. The open source culture embraces an approach to software development which totally lays emphasis on all round collaboration and helpful… Read more

Myths about OpenSource Technology

05/31/2019 - 17:32
Open source software has been receiving some serious criticism and some serious applauds from the tech community all across the world. People beg to differ on a lot of ideas about it, it has led to some serious publicity over these years. But hold on a second, with publicity comes myth and with myth comes some serious thoughts and people get mislead. Which at the end of the day hampers people’s… Read more

Empowering Open Source Communities

03/07/2019 - 12:39
A recent survey by Synopsys reveals that almost 70% of corporate organizations are either contributing to or participating in open-source projects. Gaining attention in the web development industry, open source is more about proactively engaging and promoting communities around shared challenges. More than being just about publishing codes, it’s about supporting the abilities of developers to… Read more

Brace Yourself, OpenEuropa Initiative is Here!

01/31/2019 - 23:32
In one of the episodes of Star Trek - “The Trouble With Tribbles” there is a graphical example of how small changes leads to monumental consequences over a short period of time.   The episode depicted the effect of new “species” on the established society, somewhat similar to the rise of the open source software and its tools in today’s technology.  Yet many of us aren’t cognizant of the reach… Read more

Traveling Towards Future With Open Source and Open Web

01/27/2019 - 10:56
As children, we have all come across chapters which were all about Human Rights. Right to express your own opinions, right to educate, right to equality and right on not to be mistreated.  To deny people their human rights is to challenge their very humanity.  -Nelson Mandela The way these rights have been allowing everyone to live in dignity, freedom, equality, justice, and peace can easily… Read more
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